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Wicked Highland Ways

Wicked Highland Ways

Mary Wine

Romance / Steampunk / Historical Fiction

A fiery woman who won't be tamed A powerful Highland chief by her side A passion neither can denyBrenda Grant's abusive first marriage taught her that she's better off on her own. But when her family threatens her freedom and demands that she remarry—to a man they've chosen—she makes a deal with a brawny Highland chief to escape.Bothan Gunn is smitten by the woman who won't be tamed. He's helped her before—but can he do so now, when Brenda's complicated past threatens their lives? With danger closing in, their only chance at love and survival is to escape to the heart of the Highlands...Highland Weddings Series: Highland Spitfire (Book 1) Highland Vixen (Book 2) Highland Hellion (Book 3) Highland Flame (Book 4) Between a Highlander and a Hard Place (Book 5) Wicked Highland Ways (Book 6)Praise for Highland Hellion: "A quick pace, exciting escapades, lively dialogue,...
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A Captain and a Corset

A Captain and a Corset

Mary Wine

Romance / Steampunk / Historical Fiction

There's Trouble in the Skies... For Sophia Stevenson, there's no going back to the life she knew. She never asked for the powers that make her a precious commodity to the secret society of Illuminists—and their archenemies. Captain Bion Donkova would give anything to possess the powers that have fallen in Sophia's lap. If only the beautiful, infuriating woman could stay out of trouble, he wouldn't have to keep coming to her rescue... Bion and Sophia have friction to spare—and nothing fuels a forbidden passion better than danger... Praise for A Lady Can Never Be Too Curious: "Fascinating...inspiring...The chemistry is off the charts."—Fresh Fiction "Fast-paced, unique...a whole new world that I can't wait to read more of."—Night Owl Reviews "This story grabbed me right at the beginning...it's going in my personal library."—Long and Short Reviews
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Highland Hellion

Highland Hellion

Mary Wine

Romance / Steampunk / Historical Fiction

"Deeply romantic, scintillating, and absolutely delicious."—SYLVIA DAY, New York Times bestselling author for Highland HellcatKATHERINE CAREW:Illegitimate daughter of an English earlAbducted to Scotland at age 14No family, no reputation...No rulesROLFE MCTAVISH:Heir to an honorable Highland lairdCan't believe how well tomboy Kate can fightAbout to learn how much of a woman she really is Scotland is seething with plots, the vengeful Gordons are spoiling for a fight, and the neighboring clans are at each other's throats. All it takes is a passionate hellion with a penchant for reckless adventure to ignite the Highlands once more. Highland Weddings:Highland Spitfire (Book 1)Highland Vixen (Book 2)Highland Hellion (Book 3)Highland Flame (Book 4)Praise for Mary Wine:"A quick pace, exciting escapades, lively dialogue, and...
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Dream Shard

Dream Shard

Mary Wine

Romance / Steampunk / Historical Fiction

Body heat brought them together. Cold reality could tear them apart.Dream, Book 2After surviving a brutal emergency-room shooting, nightmares have worn Kalin Smith down. Desperate, she retreats to her grandfather’s cabin and prays her Miwok heritage will bring her peace. In a mountain pool’s healing waters, she finds an unconscious, hypothermic man floating from upriver. When he comes to, it turns out he’s armed, dangerous…and she can feel him sifting through her thoughts.Devon Ross can’t remember who he is, but he knows for sure he’s psychic and he’s being hunted. When men show up to take him and kill Kalin, instinct—and survival training—kick in. He takes her on the run, led only by a distant, flickering memory of a destination.Danger turns up the heat between them, but as Devon’s memories gradually return, he remembers why he can never love again. He is an operative for an elite Army Ranger unit and his life is too dangerous. Particularly now that unscrupulous people know who he is.Warning: Contains an empathic Army Ranger with killer instincts and well-trained hands, and a Native American nurse who knows just what to do with all his body parts.
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Between a Highlander and a Hard Place

Between a Highlander and a Hard Place

Mary Wine

Romance / Steampunk / Historical Fiction

A fierce Englishwoman on the runA Highland Laird who needs a proper wifeAnd a desire neither can resistAthena Trappes thinks she's in love...until she discovers the scoundrel only wanted her as his bit on the side. Enraged, she does what any spirited Englishwoman would do: set fire to his belongings, incur his dangerous wrath, and flee—immediately. With nowhere else to turn, she seeks freedom in the wilds of Scotland. Highland Laird Symon Grant lost his wife years ago, and it's his duty to find another. Athena is not exactly what the clan has in mind for him, but Symon's heart burns with unexpected passion for the woman who would risk everything to be free.Highland Weddings Series:Highland Spitfire (Book 1)Highland Vixen (Book 2)Highland Hellion (Book 3)Highland Flame (Book 4)Between a Highlander and a Hard Place (Book 5)What Readers Are Saying About Mary...
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Unexpected Pleasures

Unexpected Pleasures

Mary Wine

Romance / Steampunk / Historical Fiction

"A mistress of medieval romance." —RT ReviewsA Dangerous GameAs Lady Justina Wincott's brutal guardian, Viscount Biddeford promises any disobedience from her will cost her son dearly. A pawn in his games of court treachery, the beautiful widow is forced to tempt secrets from his enemies and seduce allegiance from his friends. Yet even Biddeford's wrath won't make Justina sully the only man of honor she's ever known...Sir Synclair has earned his honor in blood and muck. War taught him the way to victory is rarely clean—but the passion Justina sparks in him is not to be ignored. Never mind the predators who crave her beauty, or Biddeford's ruthless wiles; he will have her as his wife. And yet if he is to wed Justina, his fiercest battle may be with the lady herself...Praise for the Novels of Mary Wine"A wonderful summer read." —RT Reviews on My Fair Highlander"Readers...will be glued to the passion, humor,...
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The Trouble with Highlanders

The Trouble with Highlanders

Mary Wine

Romance / Steampunk / Historical Fiction

Praise for Highland Heat:"Mary Wine brings history to life with major sizzle factor." —Lucy Monroe, USA Today bestselling author of For Duty's Sake"Dramatic and vivid...Scorching love scenes threaten to set the sheets aflame."—Publishers Weekly Starred ReviewShe Has Hardly Any Choices Left...With her clan on the wrong side of the struggle for the Scottish throne, heiress Daphne Macleod, once the toad of the court, is out of options...And They're All Dangerous...Norris Sutherland once helped Daphne, but she walked away from him without a backward glance. Now she's in deep trouble and needs him more than ever. But he may be lost forever...unless she can somehow convince him to forgive her.Praise for To Conquer a Highlander:"Hot enough to warm even the coldest Scottish nights...With a captivating leading lady and terrific pacing."—Publishers Weekly Starred Review"Not...
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Let Me Love You

Let Me Love You

Mary Wine

Romance / Steampunk / Historical Fiction

Love is the last thing a lone woman in the West should believe in, but the heart doesn't always listen to good sense.With a spirit as wild as the West, Brianna Spencer faces a hard life in the small town of Silver Peak. Her father has not returned from spring hunting, but no way is she listening to anyone who says her father is dead. He's delayed.that's all.When Sloan McAlister finds Brianna walking the docks to pay down a bank note, she grabs his attention. The docks aren't meant for her caliber of woman. Yet the West is ruled by one thing, the need to survive. Sloan soon finds himself right in the middle of a claim-jumping family that considers Brianna easy prey while her father's out of the picture.His better judgment says to walk away. But after one stolen kiss, Sloan refuses to do anything of the sort. If she's going warm any man's bed, Brianna will marry him. However, Brianna wants more than his strong arm to back up her father's property. It's his love or nothing.Warning, this title is a Historical western, but still steamy with a good taste of sultry.
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Dream: Dream Surrender

Dream: Dream Surrender

Mary Wine

Romance / Steampunk / Historical Fiction

Book 3 in the Dream series. A moonlit night. Two strangers pulled together by an attraction neither one could resist and an innocent kiss that flares into a scorching blaze. Rourke Campbell would bet every one of his psychic senses the woman in his arms was the woman of his dreams. Problem-he's a psychic tracker, married to the Army. She's married to another man. A stolen kiss is all it can ever be… But fate can be as determined as she is ruthless. When one of Rourke's men comes down with a suspect case of Ebola Tai Forest, a simple kiss has the power to turn deadly and thrusts Rourke and Loren together into a mountain quarantine. While the clock ticks down, Loren finds fighting the temptation of surrendering to Rourke an overwhelming battle. When her estranged husband is murdered, the final blockade is removed. Except the threat of tomorrow-a deadly disease or a broken heart. Either way it's doomed to failure. Playing to win, and determined to make her his, Rourke uses every weapon in his considerable psychic and sensual arsenal to seduce her. But fate has one more hand to play…
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Stealing the Bride

Stealing the Bride

Mary Wine

Romance / Steampunk / Historical Fiction

Acclaimed author Mary Wine proves that romance is never hotter than amid the rugged castles of distant Scotland. . .Brawny and brave Hayden Monroe is a laird in need of a wife and the beautiful Elspeth Leask shall be his. But he must bed her to wed her--and fully satisfy her deepest desires. . .Praise for the Novels of Mary Wine"A wonderful summer read." --RT Reviews on My Fair Highlander"Readers. . .will be glued to the passion humor escapades and court intrigue till the very last page." --Publishers Weekly on *Improper Seduction * starred review"Mary Wine's In A Warrior’s Bed is as sexy and exciting as the highland hills themselves! --Elizabeth Hoyt USA Today bestselling authorMary Wine writes to reassure herself that reality really is survivable. Between traffic jams and children’s sporting schedules there is romance lurking for anyone with the imagination to find it. She spends her days making corsets and petticoats as a historical costumer. Beware if you send an invitation marked ‘formal dress’ she just might show up wearing a bustle.
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Prisoner of Desire

Prisoner of Desire

Mary Wine

Romance / Steampunk / Historical Fiction

Fate rarely obeys the will of men…or women.Learning she is bound on the next tide to marry a Caribbean commissioner, Lorena St. John is devastated. Yet she must obey her iron-handed stepfather, or her beloved sisters will suffer the consequences.She arrives in Bermuda with hope, but finds her betrothed is a slave master who views her as chattel. Defiance gets her locked out of his house, vulnerable to the harsh tropical sun—and a band of desperate men.Captain Warren Rawlins isn’t above using Lorena as a shield to rescue his brothers from the British fortress. Once aboard his ship, though, he finds Lorena is no fragile English bloom. She’s a delectable handful with a sharp sense of honor—and an even sharper tongue.Despite her initial outrage, Lorena finds herself softening toward the rough crew of the Huntress who have more nobility than a thousand “proper” gentlemen. And its captain finds himself fighting a losing battle against the need to take her in his arms, propriety be damned.All too soon Boston Harbor looms, but the danger isn’t past. Warren once again takes to the sea to fight for the woman he loves. Winner takes all…Review"…a well-crafted historical tale of love, danger and the high seas."—RT Book ReviewsBook DescriptionJanessa learns late that her betrothed is a slave master who views her as chattel. Defiance gets her locked out of his house, vulnerable to the harsh Caribbean sun—and a band of desperate men.Warren needs Janessa to rescue his brothers from the British fortress. Once aboard his ship, he finds she is a delectable handful with a sharp sense of honor—and an even sharper tongue.Rocked by the sea, free of society’s rules, they are drawn into each other’s arms. But the danger isn’t past, and Warren must fight for the woman he loves. Winner takes all…
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